That's a wrap
’Tis the season for 2018 nostalgia. We’ve already picked our entertainers of the year (the women of Crazy Rich Asians! Ariana Grande!) and the best and worst… everything… of the year. So now it’s time to look back on the rest of our knockout covers. Click through for everything from Dawson’s Creek to Aquaman.
The Walking Dead
Norman Reedus is a perennial EW cover favorite. This time he joined the rest of the TWD cast to preview season 8 of the show.
The stars of Lady Bird
The new Han Solo
The Oscars 90th-anniversary special issue
Thandie Newton and Evan Rachel Wood took us inside the Wild West.
Avengers: Nebula and Scarlet Witch
Avengers: Rocket, Groot, and Thor
Avengers: Doctor Strange
Benedict Cumberbatch turns back time.
Avengers: The Hulk
It’s Mark Ruffalo, kind of.
Avengers: Black Panther
Chadwick Boseman takes on T’Challa.
Josh Brolin, a.k.a. the root of all evil.
Tom Holland shows off his skills.
Avengers: Mantis and Bucky Barnes
Pom Klementieff and Sebastian Stan prepare for war.
Avengers: War Machine and Drax
Guess who’s wearing more makeup: Don Cheadle or Dave Bautista.
Avengers: Iron Man
Robert Downey Jr. rises again.
Avengers: Captain America
Chris Evans continues the battle of the Chrises.
Ready Player One
Spoiler alert: EW liked Steven Spielberg’s sci-fi fantasy.
The Dawson's Creek reunion
We didn’t wanna wait to give this awesome cast five different covers.
The Dawson's Creek reunion: James Van Der Beek
Dawson himself told us he’s Team Pacey.
The Dawson's Creek reunion: Katie Holmes
Joey was almost played by somebody else (can you guess who?).
The Dawson's Creek reunion: Joshua Jackson
From the Creek to The Affair, he’s always easy on the eyes.
The Dawson's Creek reunion: Busy Phillips and Michelle Williams
Jen and Audrey once got in a bar fight.
The Handmaid's Tale
The Handmaid's Tale, take 2
Offred got her own version of the EW cover.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
The Fab 5
The men of Queer Eye brought their makeovers to the beach.
Lest everyone forget that he’s joined by Nicole Kidman and Amber Heard, we had a second cover to serve as a reminder.
The Breaking Bad reunion
A Star Is Born
Honoring Aretha Franklin
The Aug. 31 issue was dedicated to the Queen of Soul.